Mosul, Mar Behnam Monastery, Sony 20

Images: HMML

Former shelfmark: 412

Physical description: paper, 12.5 × 8 cm, 79 fol., 1 col. (pages missing and bound out-of-sequence)

Language: Syriac

Date: ca. 15/16th cent.

Provenance: unknown


Infancy Gospel of Thomas (CANT 57; fols. 26r-v, 6r–12v)

Dormition of the Virgin (CANT 123–124; fols. 12r–25v, 27r–78v)

Additional Contents: Pseudo-Ephrem, On the Malice of the Jews against Mary and Joseph (fol. 1r–5v)


No catalog available; some information given in McCollum, Adam C. “Notes on some manuscripts of the Mar Behnam Monastery,” Hmmlorientalia (posted 14 April 2015). No pages.

Other online databases: HMML

Entry created by Tony Burke, York University (, 29 September 2016.